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As Greater Boston's community foundation, the Boston Foundation is focused on the myriad of factors which make our city unique and successful. With an emphasis on strengthening this region's competitiveness in the global economy, the Foundation works with many partners to publish cutting edge research, hold public forums, and convene task forces of experts and stakeholders to create action agendas for real change.

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The shared opportunity of a tight labor market

In an op-ed in the Boston Business Journal, Paul Grogan and Jerry Rubin of JVS Boston say that in a tight labor market like we have today, we must innovate in our workforce development strategies - and the Catapult initiative offers a possible solution.

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Racial transformation in Brockton

A recent report studying demographics in the Commonwealth put the spotlight on the City of Champions as one of the state’s most extreme cases of racial transformation in the past 30 years.

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Diversity On The Rise

UMass Boston co-author Paul Watanabe joined WGBH radio for a sit down interview on the report with Barbara Howard.

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TBF News Fall 2018

The Fall 2018 edition of the TBF News features new work from Boston Indicators, the rollout of a new arts plan for Boston, and Part 2 of our interview with Vice President for Programs Orlando Watkins.

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